Reference Entry

Thomas, Sir (Thomas) Shenton Whitelegge (1879-1962), colonial governor

John M. Gullick

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Thomas, Sir (Thomas) Shenton Whitelegge (1879-1962), colonial governor, was born in London on 10 October 1879, eldest of the six children of the Revd Thomas William Thomas, and his wife, Charlotte Susanna Whitelegge. His father's career in the Church of England took him, and his family, to parishes at Norwich ...

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